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    Ronny Jackson Withdraws as Veterans Affairs Nominee

    He’s unfit for service. Amid allegations of professional misconduct — including claims of drunk driving and recklessly prescribing drugs — White House physician Ronny Jackson has bowed out from the running to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs. Still, Jackson denied the charges against him in a statement, calling them “completely false and fabricated.” Yesterday, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Jackson, a Navy rear admiral who gained notoriety earlier this year for praising President Donald Trump’s health, had passed several background checks.

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